The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 72 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 16.78% 17.28% 12.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 74.23% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 9 9
Median daily rate £321 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £333 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+52.94% -26.72%
SQL Server
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
97 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 22.61% 17.28% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 9 12
Median daily rate £320 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £342 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Erskine region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 73 (77.66%) Windows
2 69 (73.40%) Active Directory
3 65 (69.15%) Windows Server
4 63 (67.02%) PowerShell
5 62 (65.96%) Microsoft
6 61 (64.89%) Security Cleared
7 57 (60.64%) SQL
8 55 (58.51%) SC Cleared
9 47 (50.00%) HP
10 45 (47.87%) ITIL
11 43 (45.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 43 (45.74%) DNS
12 42 (44.68%) VMware
13 40 (42.55%) SAN
14 38 (40.43%) Citrix
14 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 37 (39.36%) DHCP
16 36 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (36.17%) MS Excel
18 26 (27.66%) Degree
19 25 (26.60%) OpenStack
19 25 (26.60%) VBScript
20 20 (21.28%) JavaScript
21 19 (20.21%) Hyper-V
22 18 (19.15%) Firewall
23 17 (18.09%) Computer Science
24 16 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
24 16 (17.02%) .NET
24 16 (17.02%) SharePoint

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (26.60%) OpenStack
2 16 (17.02%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (10.64%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.38%) IIS
4 6 (6.38%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.26%) Apache
6 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.19%) lighttpd
7 3 (3.19%) nginx
8 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (36.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 43 (45.74%) DNS
2 40 (42.55%) SAN
3 37 (39.36%) DHCP
4 18 (19.15%) Firewall
5 11 (11.70%) HTTP
6 8 (8.51%) HTTPS
6 8 (8.51%) iSCSI
6 8 (8.51%) NAS
7 7 (7.45%) SMTP
8 4 (4.26%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.19%) FTP
9 3 (3.19%) IPv4
9 3 (3.19%) IPv6
9 3 (3.19%) Kerberos
9 3 (3.19%) LDAP
9 3 (3.19%) Network Security
9 3 (3.19%) SNMP
9 3 (3.19%) SSH
9 3 (3.19%) SSL
10 2 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (8.51%) RDBMS
3 8 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.32%) MySQL
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.06%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.38%) MSI
2 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 14 (14.89%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 9 (9.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (8.51%) Developer
4 6 (6.38%) Administrator
4 6 (6.38%) SharePoint Engineer
4 6 (6.38%) Software Engineer
4 6 (6.38%) Wintel Specialist
5 4 (4.26%) DBA
5 4 (4.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 4 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.19%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Applications Developer
6 3 (3.19%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Engineering Specialist
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (3.19%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (3.19%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (2.13%) Development Engineer
7 2 (2.13%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.02%) .NET
2 13 (13.83%) XML
3 12 (12.77%) Middleware
4 8 (8.51%) CSS
4 8 (8.51%) jQuery
5 6 (6.38%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.32%) WinForms
6 5 (5.32%) WPF
6 5 (5.32%) XSD
6 5 (5.32%) XSLT
7 4 (4.26%) Regular Expression
8 3 (3.19%) Django
8 3 (3.19%) HTML
8 3 (3.19%) LAMP
8 3 (3.19%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (3.19%) Laravel
8 3 (3.19%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.70%) Clustering
3 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.51%) Public Cloud
5 7 (7.45%) PKI
6 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.13%) CESG
8 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.13%) Replication
9 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.06%) User Experience
9 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (77.66%) Windows
2 65 (69.15%) Windows Server
3 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (12.77%) Linux
5 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.26%) Solaris
6 4 (4.26%) Unix
7 3 (3.19%) Debian
7 3 (3.19%) SUSE
8 2 (2.13%) Android
8 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.06%) AIX
9 1 (1.06%) HPUX
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (47.87%) ITIL
2 12 (12.77%) Content Management
2 12 (12.77%) High Availability
3 10 (10.64%) Application Packaging
3 10 (10.64%) Conflict Management
3 10 (10.64%) Risk Management
4 9 (9.57%) ITSM
4 9 (9.57%) OO
5 8 (8.51%) Software Distribution
6 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.45%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.45%) Web Development
7 6 (6.38%) Database Mirroring
7 6 (6.38%) Load Balancing
7 6 (6.38%) Performance Management
7 6 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.32%) Change Management
8 5 (5.32%) Performance Testing
8 5 (5.32%) Test Scripting
8 5 (5.32%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 63 (67.02%) PowerShell
2 57 (60.64%) SQL
3 25 (26.60%) VBScript
4 20 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 13 (13.83%) C#
6 11 (11.70%) Python
7 9 (9.57%) Java
8 8 (8.51%) Jython
9 6 (6.38%) C
9 6 (6.38%) C++
9 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
10 5 (5.32%) COBOL
10 5 (5.32%) PL/1
10 5 (5.32%) VB.NET
11 4 (4.26%) Perl
11 4 (4.26%) PHP
12 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.06%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 61 (64.89%) Security Cleared
2 55 (58.51%) SC Cleared
3 43 (45.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (27.66%) Degree
5 15 (15.96%) MCSA
5 15 (15.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (12.77%) MCP
6 12 (12.77%) MCTS
7 11 (11.70%) MCSE
8 7 (7.45%) DV Cleared
9 6 (6.38%) MCITP
10 4 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (3.19%) OCP
12 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.06%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (73.40%) Active Directory
2 36 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (20.21%) Hyper-V
4 15 (15.96%) Terminal Services
5 14 (14.89%) XenApp
6 13 (13.83%) vSphere
7 10 (10.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) SCCM
2 8 (8.51%) BladeLogic
2 8 (8.51%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 8 (8.51%) Puppet
2 8 (8.51%) SCOrch
2 8 (8.51%) WSUS
3 5 (5.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (4.26%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (4.26%) SCOM
4 4 (4.26%) SCVMM
4 4 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.19%) Cacti
5 3 (3.19%) Munin
5 3 (3.19%) Nagios
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.13%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.06%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.06%) OpenView
7 1 (1.06%) Perfmon
7 1 (1.06%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 62 (65.96%) Microsoft
2 47 (50.00%) HP
3 42 (44.68%) VMware
4 38 (40.43%) Citrix
5 13 (13.83%) AppSense
5 13 (13.83%) CA
6 12 (12.77%) Oracle
7 8 (8.51%) BMC
7 8 (8.51%) Dell
7 8 (8.51%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.51%) Symantec
8 4 (4.26%) 3PAR
8 4 (4.26%) arcserve
8 4 (4.26%) Brocade
8 4 (4.26%) Lumension
8 4 (4.26%) Nintex
9 2 (2.13%) Apple
10 1 (1.06%) Compuware
10 1 (1.06%) Lotus
10 1 (1.06%) SAP
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £416.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago